In the Sixties and Seventies, the snake head charm was a big motif for Bulgari. Now the house is bringing back the historical ornament for fall on its eight-piece Mediterranean Eden collection (bags, wallets, a bracelet and belt), this time with gold-plated heads and malachite stones for the eyes. Here, two karung snakeskin bags and a gold and enamel minaudière.
This story first appeared in the May 9, 2011 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.